Tim Merel

Managing Director, Digi-Capital

Tim is a software engineer, investment banker, lawyer and founder, and one of the most connected people on the planet for AR/VR/XR at CEO level. He writes regularly about AR/VR/XR for TechCrunch and others, as well as being interviewed, quoted and presenting across all major media and conferences globally.

Tim was educated at Yale and Sydney Universities, and before founding Digi-Capital worked for investment banks, News Corp and Ernst & Young in North America, Europe and Asia.

My Sessions

The Reality Ecosystem: what XR (AR/VR/MR) needs to go big (and how Europe wins)

Hall 3

XR (AR/VR/MR) is going to be big, but not everyone will win. Today’s market is a collection of related point solutions to specific problems, but not a fully functioning ecosystem. Not yet. For the market to begin to challenge incumbent platforms (particularly mobile), great tech alone is not enough. XR needs its own Reality Ecosystem. […]

Main Stage